A major security breach was recorded at the headquarters of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the early hours of Wednesday, August 16, 2017 as unknown gunmen attacked the office located at Wuse Zone 7, Abuja.

Chairman, Cameroonian National Anti-corruption Commission, CONAC, Rev. Dr. Dieudonne Massi Gams, has promised that he looks forward to partnering with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the area of training its staff in modern techniques of law enforcement, particularly as it relates to the fight against corruption.

The management of the soar-away television stations, Channels, has expressed readiness to train some staff of the Public Affairs Department, PAD, of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in effective communication.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibadan Zonal Office has arrested a suspected internet fraudster, Afolabi Ojo, who allegedly specialized in defrauding unsuspecting members of the public through phony online shopping.

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State on August 10, 2017 in Benin City commended the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for bringing integrity into the fight against corruption in the country.

Dieudonné Massi Gams, Chairman, National Anti-Corruption Commission of Cameroon, CONAC, has lauded the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for its resolve towards tackling corruption in Nigeria, while seeking the agency’s support in fighting the menace across African states.

N47.2 Billion and $487.5 Million in cash and properties have so far been traced to the former Minister of Petroleum Resources in the Ex-President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke. This followed painstaking investigations by operatives of Nigeria's Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has advocated for a course focusing specifically on anti-corruption, to be introduced in curriculum of Nigerian universities, and promised to sponsor research work at doctorate level for the next 10 years.

In a bid to re-energize its workforce for a renewed vigour to achieve its mandate of ridding Nigeria of corruption, the Servicom Unit of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has begun a three-day sensitization workshop for members of staff of the anti-graft agency.

Justice Chuka Obiozor, a vacation judge sitting at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Monday, August 7, 2017, ordered the final forfeiture of a $37.5m (N11.75bn) property on Banana Island, Ikoyi, Lagos allegedly belonging to a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.